4 May he defend the afflicted among the people and save the children of the needy; may he crush the oppressor.

Read Psalm 72:4 Using Other Translations

He shall judge the poor of the people, he shall save the children of the needy, and shall break in pieces the oppressor.
May he defend the cause of the poor of the people, give deliverance to the children of the needy, and crush the oppressor!
Help him to defend the poor, to rescue the children of the needy, and to crush their oppressors.